Tag Archives: open data initiative

Reimagining an App to Feed the Hungry

When people ask me what we do at APPCityLife, I usually give them the 30-second elevator description: we are making it possible for people anywhere in the world to use our platform and open data information to create solutions and … Continue reading

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Open Data: Working Together to Create Change on a Global Scale

Exploring exactly how we fit within the growing Open Data community as well as how we work together, what each stakeholder brings to the table and where the challenges to growth remain. Continue reading

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Embracing Open Data As A Startup

by Lisa Abeyta, CEO/Founder When Albuquerque, New Mexico’s Chief Information Officer first reached out to our company, APPCityLife, Inc., in 2011 to find out more about the company I’d founded a couple of years earlier, I believe it was the … Continue reading

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The Growth of Open Data and Why It Matters

Brief History Since the early 1950’s, the concept of open data has been around. But until recently, open data remained mostly in the scientific world. But with the introduction of smart phone technology, the opportunities to utilize data collected and … Continue reading

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